Technology

An Apple HomeKit bug can send iOS devices into a death spiral

You should always be wary of invites to a stranger’s Home. That’s the upshot of a new piece of security research that has found a vulnerability capable of locking iOS devices into a spiral of freezing, crashing, and rebooting if a user connects to a sabotaged Apple Home device. The vulnerability, discovered by security researcher […]

News

Man who dropped out of college to mine Bitcoin now makes almost £1million a month

John Paul ‘JP’ Baric, 24, from Austin, Texas, US, first started dabbling in the cryptocurrency in 2012 when he bought $1,400 (£1,060) worth of Bitcoin – now he earns a living out of mining full time A computer geek who dropped out of college to mine bitcoin now makes $1.3million (£962,885) a month from his […]

Sport

Arsenal v Manchester City: match preview

Arsenal are undoubtedly in much better shape than when they received an ugly 5-0 thrashing at the Etihad in September, and hopefully will actually give Manchester City some form of test now the young guns are well and truly firing, but Mikel Arteta may still have received a small mercy in having to stay at […]

Lifestyle

‘There are no bad kids. Just kids making bad choices’: the former gangster battling knife crime

If you made a film of Mark Bracewell’s life, audiences would probably look on sceptically and think: “That’s a bit extreme.” Bracewell grew up on an estate in Moss Side, Manchester, in the 1980s. When he was 13, he watched members of a gang hack a man to death in a pub with a machete. […]

Business

Record 4.5 million Americans quit jobs in November

The number of Americans voluntarily quitting their jobs surged to a record 4.5 million in November, a show of confidence in the labor market and an indication that higher wages could prevail for a while. The 370,000 increase in quits reported in the Labor Department’s monthly Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey, or JOLTS report, […]

Technology

Tesla opens showroom in region of China associated with genocide allegations

The Wall Street Journal points out that on New Year’s Eve, Tesla revealed on its Weibo page the launch of a new dealership in Xinjiang, a region where the Chinese government has been accused of human rights violations against Uyghur Muslims. Just over a week ago, President Joe Biden signed the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention […]

News

Decoding your dog’s star sign and what it says about them and their personalities

Is your dog a classic Capricorn, a stereotypical Sagittarius or a typical Taurus? Just like us humans, our dogs also have their own star signs, and their traits and personalities may very well be affected by them. If your dog adores being the centre of attention in the park, it’s likely they’re a Leo. If […]